Mareau-Aux-Bois tourism and travel guide

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Visit Mareau-Aux-Bois: highlights and tourist information

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Mareau-Aux-Bois is situated in the Loiret department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the western-centre of France at 31 kilometres from Orleans, the department capital (general information: Mareau-Aux-Bois is 84 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chamerolles at 5 km and Yevre-le-Chatel at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mareau-Aux-Bois, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Mareau-Aux-Bois in Centre-Loire Valley.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Mareau-Aux-Bois

Markets in and near Mareau-Aux-Bois

  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (9km)
  • Toury: market Sunday (21km)
  • Puiseaux: market Monday (23km)
  • Chateauneuf-sur-Loire: market Friday all day (27km)
  • Malesherbes: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Angerville: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (28km)
  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (31km)
  • Lorris: market Thursday (34km)
  • Etampes: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (37km)

More information about Mareau-Aux-Bois, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Mareau-Aux-Bois, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Mareau-Aux-Bois.

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Gatinais Francais (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (16km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (34km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (36km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (13km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (34km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (43km)
  • Les prés-Culand (48km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (50km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (52km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (22km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (28km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (32km)
  • Olivet (34km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (34km)
  • Moutiers (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mareau-Aux-Bois

Canton: Pithiviers

Arrondissement: Pithiviers

Department: Loiret

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 45300

Distance to Mareau-Aux-Bois

from Orleans (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 84 km

from Calais: 317 km

from Nice: 628 km

from Bordeaux: 420 km

from Strasbourg: 414 km

Getting here

Mareau-Aux-Bois is in the western-centre of France. Most visitors will either fly into one of the airports in Paris (Orly / Charles de Gaulle) or come via a ferry from the UK to a port such as Le Havre and Caen, 3-4 hours drive from here. For driving distances to Mareau-Aux-Bois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ascoux, Attray, Bouzonville-Aux-Bois, Chilleurs-Aux-Bois, Courcy-Aux-Loges, Escrennes, Jouy-en-Pithiverais, Laas, Montigny, Santeau and Vrigny.

This page in French: Visiter Mareau-Aux-Bois